This is author, activist, and social worker Feminista Jones, who often uses her social media channels to discuss women’s issues.
She recently came out will a surprisingly obvious, remarkably effective way to troll dudes.
“It’s not a new idea, but in my own experience when [a man] complimented me and I say, ‘I agree,’ they get upset,” Jones said to BuzzFeed News. “Its the idea that they bestow the compliment on you, and youre not supposed to be aware of it.”
She went on to explain that numerous men in her real life have taken offense to her simply accepting a complimentor agreeing with them.
“Generally were taught that were not supposed to compliment ourselves,” Jones added. “When a women does that, she needs to be humble.”
Her tweets quickly went viral, and women started sharing their own stories and experiences.
Read more: http://twentytwowords.com/women-are-sharing-the-perfect-way-to-confuse-men-who-give-them-compliments/